225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
Belgium, Bruges, ca. 1515
MS M.399 fol.301v
Bernard of Clairvaux: Vision of Christ on Cross -- Within church, Bernard of Clairvaux, nimbed, tonsured, wearing habit, kneeling, supports Christ, rayed nimbus, wearing crown of thorns and short loincloth, descending from tau cross with plaque inscribed INRI.
Scene framed by border decorated with flowers, including viola, and inhabited by butterflies and snail.
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